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Iridium 37 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 24968U 97056D   15149.37730634  .00000253  00000-0  83204-4 0  9990
2 24968 086.3963 272.2510 0002288 094.4039 265.7418 14.34220252925064
Epoch (UTC): 29 May 2015 09:03:19
Eccentricity: 0.0002288
inclination: 86.3963°
perigee height: 776 km
apogee height: 779 km
right ascension of ascending node: 272.2510°
argument of perigee: 94.4039°
revolutions per day: 14.34220252
mean anomaly at epoch: 265.7418°
orbit number at epoch: 92506

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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